“Papa” and the Boys Reading the “Purple Hippo Book”

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Kristi snapped some shots of Alex, Zach, and me reading what Alex calls “The Purple Hippo Book.”

With love,



About russtowne

I'm awed by the beauty of nature and the power of love and gratitude. Some of my favorite sensory experiences include waves crashing on rocky shores, waterways in ancient redwood and fern-filled forests, and rain. My wife and I have been married since 1979. We have 3 adult children and 5 grandchildren. I manage a wealth management firm that I founded in 2003. My Beloved is a Special Education teacher for Kindergartners and First Graders. I'm a published author of approximately 60 books in a variety of genres for grownups and children.
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10 Responses to “Papa” and the Boys Reading the “Purple Hippo Book”

  1. misifusa says:

    Awww…precious moments with Papa!

  2. Sweet photos Russ! ❤
    Diana xo

  3. utesmile says:

    How wonderful! Enjoy!

  4. russtowne says:

    Thank you, Ute.

  5. Mrs. P says:

    That is a great Christmas photo!

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